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Headlines for the Week of September 22 , 2003

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Patriot Act debate.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Contracts exam (Prof. Warner's section).
  • Trial team tryouts.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Student privacy rights and access to educational records.
  • Registration information for the Illinois bar exam.

Career Services

  • Equal Justice Works Public Interest Career Fair and Conference in Washington D.C.
  • ISBA Law Ed series.
  • New collect resume employer.
  • New On-Campus employer.
  • Approaching deadlines for federal government summer honors program.


  • Important information for 2003-04 Chicago-Kent scholarship recipients.
  • New awards listed for the external scholarships list.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Federal judicial externships for 2Ls and 3Ls.
  • Externships with U.S. Attorney's office for 3Ls.
  • The Intellectual Property Patent Clinic begins.
  • Chicago-Kent Family Law Clinic.
  • Web site for Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

International Law and Policy

  • International Law Moot Court Honor Society.
  • Teaching opportunity in Ukraine.

Writing competitions

  • Louis Jackson National Student Writing competition in Employment and Labor Law.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Domain name registration.
  • New printer in student lounge.
  • Windows Update instructions.
  • Virus scanning instructions.
  • Standard monthly network maintenance reminder.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4293.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Library fall hours.
  • Fall reference librarian hours.
  • Featured resource.
  • New library loan period.
  • Library suggestion box.
  • Consideration for others in the library.
  • Study room policy.
  • Library cell phone policy.
  • Library food and drink policy.
  • Please guard your valuables!


  • Remember to update your password information.

From Professor Bartram Brown

  • Research assistants needed.
Institutes & Centers

Illinois Technology Center for Law & the Public Interest
  • Part-time, student associate position opening.
Institute for Law and the Workplace
  • Louis Jackson Writing Competition.

Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Student employment for the fall term.
  • Discounted parking locations for faculty, staff and students.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Online room reservation form.


  • Admissions office hours.

Continuing Legal and Professional Education

  • Student volunteer opportunities.
  • Upcoming 2003-04 programs.


Public Affairs

  • Record templates available for students and administrators.
  • Record now on weekly publication schedule.

Special Notices

  • Human Resources fall schedule online.
Student Organizations

Student Organizations: Click here for the template to use for creating Record announcement pages. More information is available on the About the Record page.

NOTE: Each student organization will be responsible for posting its own announcements beginning with the October 13 issue of the Record. Please see the important Record announcement at the beginning of this headline page.

Student Bar Association

  • Thanks to all that attended the Dean Sowle Social! See you next month.
  • First-year elections, September 23, at 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. in the Spak cafeteria.

Chicago-Kent Lambdas

  • Social event.

Corporate Law Society

  • First general meeting, Tuesday, September 23, at noon and 5:00 p.m.
  • CLS joins the "Big Yellow Bus Bar Crawl" on Thursday, September 25.

Environmental Law Society

  • 1L representatives needed.
  • 3rd annual Illinois Environmental Conference.

Federalist Society

  • Patriot Act debate, September 23, at 4:00 p.m.
  • Help wanted for Patriot Act debate.

Health Law Society

  • Informational meeting, September 25, at 5:00 p.m. Refreshments will be provided.

International Law Students Association

  • Foreign affairs discussion group -- womens' rights.
  • Dinner outing.
  • Bake sale.
  • Member discounts.
  • Committee elections.

Justinian Society

  • First annual Justinian Society cocktail party, October 2.
  • Blood and platelet drive with Children's Memorial Hospital, November 25.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Information about KJF.
  • Upcoming events.
  • Public Interest Law Journal.

Law Review

  • New staff members for 2003-04.
  • Best case comment from the summer candidacy program.
  • Upcoming issue: "Do Children Have First Amendments Rights?"

Labor and Employment Law Society

  • First annual pub crawl, September 25.

Moot Court Honor Society

  • Welcome new members.

Phi Alpha Delta

  • PAD applications due as soon as possible.
  • Leadership positions still available!
  • Other upcoming events including Judges' Night on October 8.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • Volunteer mentors needed for African refugees and immigrants.
  • Museum of Science and Industry volunteer opportunities.
  • Cabrini Green Legal Aid Clinic volunteers for jail intake interviews.
  • Office hours.

Women in Law

  • Meet this year's WIL board.
  • First-year board openings.

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